School bond and tax elections in Georgia
school bond and tax votes
|2010 • 2009 • 2008|
2007 • 2006
- Exceed the 20 mill levy limit set by the Georgia Constitution.
- To impose new sales taxes to fund educational purposes.
Laws affecting school finance
20 Mill limit
Georgia is one of three states that has a constitutionally protected levy limit. Georgia has a 20 mill levy limit protected by the Georgia Constitution. Also, Georgia is one of a few states that uses the mill rate formula over a lengthy mathematical formula in calculating property tax levy limits.
Sales tax for Education
Required notice of bond election